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Tableaux du temple des muses : tirez du cabinet de feu Mr. Fauereau, conseiller du roy en sa Cour des aydes, & grauez en tailles-douces par les meilleurs maistres de son temps, pour representer les vertus & les vices, sur les plus illustres fables de l'antiquité

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Tableaux du temple des muses : tirez du cabinet de feu Mr. Fauereau, conseiller du roy en sa Cour des aydes, & grauez en tailles-douces par les meilleurs maistres de son temps, pour representer les vertus & les vices, sur les plus illustres fables de l'antiquité


Published 1655
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Also issued by Antoine de Sommaville. See Brunet

Added engraved t.p. (folded at foot). Port. of Favereau. Fifty-eight numbered full-page engravings by Cornelis Bloemaert chiefly after paintings by Abraham van Diepenbeeck. The source of nos. 9, 47, 50 is given in the plate as Pierre Brebiette, and according to Hollstein, nos. 10, 19, 32, 49, 52 & 53 are after Brebiette as well. Plate 31 depicting "Salmacis et Hermaphrodite" is usually a replacement by (François or Nicolas) Poilly, as Bloemaert's engraving was considered "trop libre"; see Brunet. Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials

Signatures: ã e i² A-3O 3P²

17-18 omitted in paging

Includes index

Hollstein Dutch & Flemish

Brunet

Binding: 19th-century polished calfskin. Gilt tooling along margins of boards, on spine and on turn-ins. Title in gilt on red spine label. Page edges marbled

Theodore Besterman's calligraphic label, signed P.S., at upper left-hand corner of front pastedown. Signature at foot of t.p. and on verso of last 2 leaves: guyon de sardiere (i.e. Jean Baptiste Denis Guyon de Sardiere, d. ca. 1759, bibliophile)


Publisher A Paris : Chez Nicolas L'Anglois, ruë Sainct Iacques, aux Colomnes d'Hercule
Pages 634
Language French
Call number 73309
Digitizing sponsor Getty Research Institute
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana
Notes No table of contents.

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